Excepts from the book she co-wrote with sixteen other nuns. All the days of my life by Sister M. Agnes Therese, I.H.M Sister Agnes Therese was born in a log cabin at her fathers lumber camp in Northern Michigan. I was born in a log cabin during a typical freezing winter in Michigan. Our farm home had been abandoned the previous fall when we went to live with father in his cabin at the lumber camp. Mother made most of our clothes, and mine were usually handed down to me.